by | June 17, 2017 | 05:28

Approaching Father's Day , I found myself paddling through Hallmark greetings. His love is unconditional, his mercy is beyond understanding, and he is the ideal model of a father in the truest sense. Father's Day is different than Mother's Day because everyone is always showing love towards their mothers, and it can be more hard to openly show love for fathers, according to Thomas.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:23

By Wednesday, the jurors appeared to be at an impasse, prompting the judge to reread the jury instructions before sending them back into the room to keep deliberating. "Yanez previously testified he had stopped Castile because the driver resembled a suspect in a local convenience store robbery days earlier", MPR reported.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:21

Republicans and Democrats playing in Thursday night's charity baseball game will be wearing LSU gear in honor of Congressman Steve Scalise . The crowd chanted "USA!" The first pitch was thrown by one of the two heroes of the shooting , member of the Capitol Police David Bailey , who along with colleague Crystal Griner are credited with taking down the gunman .

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:13

The trial involves the well-known Philando Castile shooting, that took on July 6, 2016. Castile had a licensed handgun on him, and Yanez shot him seven times. "My son loved this state", she said. Glenda Hatchett, the Castile family lawyer who has a TV show called "Judge Hatchett", said the family will not give up.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:03

Yanez was charged with manslaughter in the death of Castile. Yanez is charged with one count of second-degree manslaughter in Castile's death and two counts of risky discharge of a weapon for endangering the lives of two other passengers when he fired seven bullets into Castile's auto last summer.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:01

The judge then read to the jury the definition of "reasonable doubt". Morelli also said that, in Cosby's case, a mistrial could be tantamount to an acquittal due to the length of time it takes to redo a trial of this nature - particularly if Constand chooses not to go through the long trial process again.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:54

Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Wednesday: Mostly sunny, dry and pleasant. Previous year on June 16, the high was 91 and the low was 57. Wednesday - A chance of showers. Saturday will be turn humid with a lot of clouds in the morning and the chance for a shower or two. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 miles per hour.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:59

The lucky numbers drawn Saturday night were 20-26-32-38-58, and the Powerball number was 3. Officials said the earliest the ticket can be redeemed is Monday. The victor can choose to receive the whole jackpot in annuity payments over the course of 29 years, or claim a smaller lump sum up front, according to CNN .

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:57

Flake was one of the GOP members practicing in Alexandria, Virginia Wednesday morning, when the attack occurred. The senator said Obama asked him to tell Scalise he was thinking about him. "They responded, and then he walked toward the field". "I recognized gunfire right away, ran about 10 or 15 more yards, heard four or five more shots and then realized I should probably get myself in a more secure place".

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:54

Employment was up by 4,264, while the number of unemployed decreased by 1,848. It was the lowest since December 2000, when unemployment was 2.8 percent, and far below the May unadjusted unemployment rate of 4.2 percent for California and 4.1 percent for the nation.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:42

If I don't three-putt, I shoot even. With Johnson , McIlroy and Day misfiring, it was left to a clutch of unheralded players to dominate the upper reaches of the leaderboard. McIlroy dismissed the notion of being rusty before the tournament, but conceded on his way out of Wisconsin that he hasn't played almost enough. Now, he's in danger of missing back-to-back cuts in this championship.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:37

President Donald Trump says he is being investigated for firing FBI Director James Comey by the man who told him to do it. "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" he said in an early morning tweet on Thursday.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:36

Trump tweeted out today saying: "That's right, we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain unsafe countries, not some politically correct term that won't help us protect our people!" "That's right, we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain risky countries, not some politically correct term that won't help us protect our people", he tweeted.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:33

A Minnesota police officer was acquitted on Friday in the slaying of a black motorist he shot five times during a traffic stop previous year, in an incident that drew national attention after the victim's girlfriend live-streamed the bloody aftermath on social media.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:31

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman says he's disappointed in Trumps changes and thinks they will hurt the Cuban people. President Trump made it clear on Friday, "those days are over". Citing "wonderful memories" from campaign visits, Trump said "that was right before the election - I guess it worked". The trade embargo remains in place under Trump.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:25

He went on to win about half the Cuban vote in Florida in the presidential election, according to exit polls. "The first thing he said was, 'What are we going to do to help the Cuban people", Sen. While Trump talked a tough line, the administration will allow businesses already transacting with the Cuban military, intelligence or security services to proceed.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:22

The report notes that the Secret Service has "handled recording systems within the White House for past presidents, including presidents Richard Nixon and John F. The mystery surrounding the alleged tapes was thrown back into the public eye during last week's Congressional testimony with Comey, as the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief told lawmakers in response to their questioning that he had hoped there are tapes of their White House conversation.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:45

Mika was "shot multiple times in his chest and arm and suffered massive trauma" and now "requires assistance to breathe and will need additional surgeries". Authorities are using helicopters to evacuate the wounded, according to Rep. Mo Brooks, a Republican from Alabama, who was on the scene. "We said it was Republicans and he kind of started walking to the field", Representative Ron DeSantis told Fox Business Network.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:35

Historically, job training programs had a bad legacy. "Mr. Ruddy never spoke to the President regarding this issue", White House press secretary Sean Spicer said. "Trump, like our Governor, is pulling a bait and switch by saying he cares about workers but in fact his budget is going to take away desperately needed resources from programs to train manufacturing workers which we hear from business owners all the time are needed all the time.Programs to train nurses and small business ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:29

But he's not regarded as one of the best players in the game without a Major for nothing and he took advantage of ideal conditions for the early starters, clocking up seven birdies as he missed just two fairways and three greens in regulation in a ball-striking masterclass.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:30

Scott Applewhite). Crystal Griner, one of the Capitol Police officers, was hit in the ankle and is in good condition at MedStar Washington . Scalise remained listed in critical condition Thursday night after multiple surgeries, though word came from the hospital during the game that he had improved.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:27

The victory also improved New York's home record to 18-9 on the season. The strap had broken, and the burly 6-foot-6 lefty would have to pitch without it. Jonathan Holder finished with a flawless ninth. Carter got a hold of a fastball down the middle and hit a 3-run homer to put the Yankees up top, 5-0.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:22

Paul Casey is in the red through his first two holes at the U.S. Open. Also at 66 was Xander Schauffele, who qualified for the Open by surviving a five-man playoff for the final two spots in Memphis. A blimp flying over the U.S. Open has gone down and the aircraft's operator says he doesn't know if the pilot is alive. "I feel like I'm going to play well, '" Na explained Thursday.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:15

Comey said he believes Trump ultimately fired him "because of the Russian Federation investigation". Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller , hinted broadly that the special counsel investigation could be looking at Trump during a House committee hearing on Tuesday.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:17

Gatete was with seven other people when he fell, officials said . Park officials said rangers were not at the scene of the incident. Gatete is the first injury at the park this year. From there, Gatete was flown to Utah. Investigations continue today and additional information will be provided when it is available. The boardwalks are put in place for a reason; deceptively solid ground off the boardwalks could give way at any moment, leading people to fall into the steaming pots of acidic ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:50

Authorities said Wednesday there was not yet a clear motive for the shooting, as the FBI investigated Hodgkinson's associations and social media postings. His Facebook posts attacked the president, including one stating, "Trump is guilty and should go to prison for treason". But Hodgkinson's strong anti-Republican stances and background as a former volunteer on Bernie Sanders campaign only added to suggestions that the shooting was politically motivated.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:41

San Francisco police say they're interviewing people to piece together what led a gunman to open fire in a UPS warehouse. Joseph Cilia, with a local Teamsters union that represents UPS workers in San Francisco , told the AP that Lam filed the complaint in March.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:38

Many people were still unaccounted for with police saying there was little chance of finding any more survivors from the smoldering building. Firefighters , meanwhile, combed through the wreckage of the 24-story west London tower, but they emphasized that they don't expect to find any more survivors.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:29

Democrat Nanette Barragan said it will be "bittersweet" when she takes the field for her first congressional baseball game - under tightened security. Sanders says violence is unacceptable, and says only "nonviolent action" can bring change. All votes in the House of Representatives were cancelled for Wednesday, but the annual Congressional baseball game will go on as planned Thursday night at Nationals Park in the United States capital.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:24

The shooting raised questions about the security of members of Congress. The annual game set to take place at the Nationals Park Thursday night will go on as planned , despite a grim baseball practice in Alexandria, where a gunman opened fire injuring Rep.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:12

Though Israeli and Palestinian leaders are now disputing the account, Tillerson made the comments in a hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Separately, 16 retired four-star generals and other ex-military officers said they would submit joint testimony to the Senate on Wednesday about the importance of foreign aid to national security.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:10

An officer's vehicle in pursuit of the stolen police cruisers also crashed into a civilian vehicle. On Wednesday night, people in Los Angeles were trying to figure out how someone stole two police cruisers and then crashed them during a chase after they were found out.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:00

The gunman who shot a top Republican politician at a congressional baseball practice has died from his injuries, US President Donald Trump said . On his Facebook page, Hodgkinson's support for liberal politics is evident. Newt Gingrich said on "Outnumbered" that left-wing rhetoric has sent a "signal" that "it's okay to hate Trump, it's okay to think of Trump in violent terms", asking, "And we're supposed to rise above it?" The Republican's team was practicing their batting at the ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 07:52

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is meeting with leaders of Central America and senior officials from Mexico as President Donald Trump signals a policy shift toward the region. His administration is also taking a harder line on illegal immigration and weighing whether to end temporary protected status for around 200,000 Central Americans in the U.S.

by | June 16, 2017 | 07:42

The jury says it's deadlocked on the charges, but has continued to deliberate. They cast Cosby as an unfaithful husband - but not a criminal. Bill Cosby has arrived for the fourth day of jury deliberations in his sexual assault trial.